3223 E Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Highlandtown Elementary #215 serves 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Highlandtown Elementary #215 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Highlandtown Elementary #215's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Highlandtown Elementary #215 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Highlandtown Elementary #215 is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#1177 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
70%
17%
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Black
26%
34%
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White
2%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
10%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Btm 50%)

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